Pre and Start Up Support

Be Inspired, Motivated and Encouraged to start your business


Our 2024 #STARTMEUP shows are bigger and better than ever.

Book your spot today by emailing:

We have the most amazing and diverse range of entrepreneurs speaking about their start up and business development journey.

📃 Start Me Up in Health and Beauty
📅 Wednesday 20th March 18:00 -20:00 featuring:

Savvy & Shine Professional Haircare Joanna MaxwellLynsey Bennett of Lusso TanSimone McCambridge of Tullynewbank Stables and Dr Pamela Topping of Colourwired

📃Start Me Up in the Creative Industry
📅Thursday 21st March 18:00 – 20:00 featuring:

Richard & Natalie of Hoddmimir’s Wood Craft; Dermot McIlory of McIlroy Guitars and Monika & Marcin of Glam Stitch

📃Start Me Up in Hospitality & Tourism
📅Tuesday 27th March 18:00 – 20:00 featuring:

Zee Azab Ayoub (Zee) of Eagle Divers NILiam Thompson of @Never Worry Coffee Roaster & Third Day Coffee and Barbara McKeown-Howe former founder of Fairytales – Wedding & Events Specialist

📃 Start Me Up in Fitness & Leisure
📅Wednesday 28th March 18:00 – 20:00 featuring:

Fergus Wallace of Space to Perform, Ethan Savage of Ethan Savage All-Strong Strength & Performance and Daniel & Amanda of Antrim Playball

To attend any or all of these events simply 📧 detailing which event/s

Ethnic Minority Employment & Entrepreneurship Network – EMEEN – Ethnic Minority Employment & Entrepreneurship Network


These events are supported by Antrim and Newtownabbey Borough Council Area at Risk 2023-2024

Jennifer McWilliams
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Jennifer McWilliams

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